Chemical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences


CSIR-CIMAP Improved Field Distillation Units


Chemical Sciences, Agricultural Sciences

Focus Area:

Field Distillation

Social Benefits:

Higher steam generation as more heating surface area , Better oil recovery, 10-15% higher than local units, Lesser time for distillation approx 30-40 % time saving.

Developing Agency:

CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP), Uttar Pradesh

Technology Readiness Index:

Market Launch

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Brief Description

Description :

Manufacturing of improved field distillation unit which is more efficient, gives higher recovery and better quality of the essentials oils and is useful for distillation of essential oils from aromatic crops like mentha, lemongrass, basil, vetiver etc.

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